Apple probably won't see a final resolution of its tax case for four to six years.
EC Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager is also investigating Amazon's tax treatment and has raised questions about Alphabet's settlement with the U.K. government
Political pressure and a low standard Irish tax rate should limit the damage done by the EU's crackdown. U.S. taxes on offshore profits are a bigger problem.
Apple was ordered to pay $14.5 billion in back taxes dating back to 2003. Jim Cramer is sticking with the stock.